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Brahmin Hill in Nepal

Brahmin Hill

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3,683,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % Unknown   

Brahmin Hill in Nepal

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Introduction / History
The Hill Brahmin of Nepal live in the middle hills of that country. Some of their villages rise as high as three thousand meters. Most live in the western hills. They speak Nepali and read and write in Devanagari.

The Hill Brahmin have houses with the walls made of stone or of mud bricks. They keep cattle and grow crops. The men and women are involved in agriculture. Men do the plowing. Many are landowners. The Brahman are family priests too.

The Hill Brahmin usually follow monogamy. The newly married live in the home of the bridegroom and with his family. The dead are cremated by the river and the ashes go in the river. Property is inherited by the sons. They are Hindus and have rituals and festivals. Artwork is something they tend not to be involved in. They use traditional medicines and modern medicines also.

Prayer Points
Brahman are high classed, so pray that pride does not get in the way of them receiving Jesus Christ.
Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.


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Global Prayer Digest: 2019-07-12
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Country: Nepal
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:3,683,000
Largest Provinces:
Bagmati (835,000)Lumbini (548,000)
Gandaki (371,000)Narayani (315,000)
Mechi (299,000)Kosi (260,000)
Seti (191,000)Mahakali (185,000)
Bheri (166,000)Dhaulagiri (130,000)
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People Name in Country: Brahmin Hill
People Name General: Brahmin Hill
Alternate People Names:
Brahman TeraiBrahmin Terai
ब्रामिन, हिल
ROP3 Code: 115722
Joshua Project People ID: 20056
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 3,683,000
Population all Countries: 3,683,000
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Forward Caste - Brahmin
People Name General: Brahmin Hill
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Nepali (2,932,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): npi    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Dotyali (128,000)Awadhi (54,000)
Bhojpuri (33,000)Maithili (31,000)
Bantawa (16,000)Bengali (3,600)
Hindi (3,200)Chamling (2,600)
Kumaoni (2,300)Nepalese Sign Language (1,700)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 29
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism97.42 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small2.57 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1850-1961
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 1914-2012
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Audio RecordingsOnline Audio Scripture
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio
Film / VideoFollowing Jesus video
Film / VideoGod's Story video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Nepali
Film / VideoLUMO film of Gospels
Film / VideoMagdalena video
Film / VideoMy Last Day video, anime
Film / VideoNew Way (Naya Goreto)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children
Film / VideoThe Hope Video
Film / VideoWorld Christian Videos
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Text / Printed MatterBible: Comic Book Version
Text / Printed MatterBible: Nepali
Text / Printed MatterChildren and youth resources
Text / Printed MatterJesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed MatterLiteracy primer for Nepali
Text / Printed MatterThe Ancient Path
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Brahmin Hill in Nepal

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    South Asia Forward Caste - Brahmin     Asia, South    
      Brahmin Hill Nepal    
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